Frequently Asked Questions1. Which doctor should I consult to learn more about Self-Monitoring Of Blood Glucose Level?
Consult a Diabetologist or a General Physician with interest in Diabetes
2. What is HBA1c Test ?
This is a blood test that measures a type of hemoglobin in the blood and accurately indicates the control of diabetes over time. Normally HbA1c is about 6 percent of the total hemoglobin when a person does not have diabetes.
- HbA1c of 7.5 percent shows fair control of diabetes.
- HbA1c above 8.5 percent shows poor control of diabetes.